Street in a French Town, Boucq

Description
Mixed media sketch on paper. Street scene of Boucq, France, during World War I. Soldiers and a wagon move along a road lined with buildings.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-05
associated date
1917-1918
associated person
War Department
artist
Smith, J. Andre
Physical Description
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
color painting material (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
sketch with frame: 10 1/8 in x 12 7/16 in; 25.7175 cm x 31.59125 cm
sketch without frame: 8 3/8 in x 11 1/2 in; 21.2725 cm x 29.21 cm
Place Made
Europe: France
ID Number
AF*25953
catalog number
25953
accession number
64592
subject
World War I Art
Art
Combat Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Military
Art
event
World War I
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
World War I Art
Combat Art
Art
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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